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By Simon Burns On 21 Feb, 2011 At 12:26 AM | Categorized As Android, Reviews | With 2 Comments

Flight Control has, since it’s original release on iPhone, has been converted to many formats, and has sold millions of copies. There has even been a version for PlayStation Move. So, what’s all the fuss about? Well, Flight Control is a simple game, where the aim is to guide planes to their runways safely. The […]


By Simon Burns On 20 Feb, 2011 At 11:01 AM | Categorized As Android, Reviews | With 0 Comments

Every weekend, we will be taking a look at a few Android Widgets, which for some are the star of Google’s mobile operating system. They are certainly one of the big differentiating factors between Android and some of the other big players out there, but they are also not infallible. Like other mobile apps, they […]


By Simon Burns On 16 Feb, 2011 At 10:09 PM | Categorized As Android, Reviews | With 2 Comments

It’s a sign of the growing importance of game for mobile devices that both of the big soccer games are now available in a form very close to their big console cousins. The mobile version of FIFA, however has disappointed me, not seeming as big a jump forward as the console versions have been in […]


By Simon Burns On 14 Feb, 2011 At 10:24 PM | Categorized As Android, News | With 2 Comments

We are pleased to announce that we now have an app on the Android Market. Essentially an app version of our site, this means that you can now access our latest reviews quickly and easily on your Android phone or tablet anywhere. To get the free app, either search the Market for ‘The Smartphone App […]


By Simon Burns On 13 Feb, 2011 At 10:06 PM | Categorized As Android, Reviews | With 2 Comments

Every weekend, we will be taking a look at a few Android Widgets, which for some are the star of Google’s mobile operating system. They are certainly one of the big differentiating factors between Android and some of the other big players out there, but they are also not infallible. Like other mobile apps, they […]


By Simon Burns On 10 Feb, 2011 At 11:28 PM | Categorized As Android, iPad, iPhone, News, WebOS, Windows Phone | With 2 Comments

It's been an interesting week, what with the major announcements from HP, and you can rest assured, we will be covering Touchpad apps as soon as they become available. We would also like to announce that we will, from the back end of March, be covering apps for Windows 7, so that is something to […]


By Simon Burns On 12 Dec, 2010 At 11:26 PM | Categorized As Android, Reviews | With 2 Comments

One of the most popular game genres in the mobile space is the marble roller, and the reason for this is obvious, as all of the main smart phone platforms have one thing in common- an accelerometer. The ability to tilt a device opens up many interesting gameplay possibilities, the most obvious one being to […]


By Simon Burns On 1 Dec, 2010 At 11:09 PM | Categorized As Android, Reviews | With 1 Comment

Sometimes you need to play a game that is all about blazing guns, big explosions and little else. For your intrepid reviewer, Sky Force Reloaded fitted the bill, because its all about killing things. Scratch that, Sky Force Reloaded is all about killing a lot of things. A top down scrolling traditional shoot ’em up, […]


By Simon Burns On 14 Nov, 2010 At 11:56 AM | Categorized As Android, News | With 2 Comments

If you point your browser at a certain page on PopCap’s Website, you will find a work in progress Android games page with artwork from titles including Plants Vs Zombies, Zuma, Peggle and Bejeweled. This coincides with the recent release of Google’s latest update for Android, Froyo 2.2 which brings a whole host of improvements, […]


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